Investment banks welcome public cloud adoption for innovation first, not cost reduction – Irish Tech News —

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Willem Dafoe is incandescent as Vincent Van Gogh in At Eternity’s Gate — National Post

  “Jesus wasn’t discovered until 30 or 40 years after he died.” So says Vincent Van Gogh in writer/director (and painter!) Julian Schnabel’s new film about the last days of the Dutch artist, who died of a gunshot wound in the south of France in 1890. It’s a clever reference, and not just because the guy… […]

Are the Thanksgiving Parade Performers Really Singing? — Heavy.com

  The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is always packed with performances by musical celebrities, Broadway stars, and up-and-coming artists, and 2018’s 92nd parade through New York City was no exception. During their performances, you may have been wondering if your favorite musicians were performing live, or if they were lip-syncing along to a pre-recorded track. After… […]

Credit Suisse increases investment bank assets in Frankfurt ahead of Brexit — peoples trust toronto

  https://ift.tt/2O3pQR2 August 2, 2018 ZURICH (Reuters) – Credit Suisse is increasing its investment banking assets in Frankfurt as it builds up a hub there ahead of Britain’s exit from the European Union next year. In its quarterly report this week, Switzerland’s second-biggest bank said it had approved moving around $200 million worth of assets […] […]

Five stocks that have plunged 50 per cent — and what investors can expect next — Financial Post

  Whenever we talk to clients about their portfolios, we always tell them to assume, always, that ANY of their stocks could go down 50 per cent, quickly. Even those blue-chip stocks an investor might think are perfect, or ‘bullet-proof’, can still get shellacked, whether due to company issues or just market conditions. Forcing this type… […]

It’s a Twitter war: Doctors clash with NRA over gun deaths — For Your Society

  The photos from doctors came quickly and in succession: blood-stained operating rooms, blood-covered scrubs and shoes, bullets piercing body parts and organs. The pictures on Twitter were an emotional response to a smackdown by the powerful gun industry lobby, which took issue with the American College of Physicians’ call late last month for tighter […]

Saudi women wearing their abayas inside out to protest religiously-mandated covering — Why Evolution Is True

  The BBC (and Quartz) report that there’s a new form of female protest against religiously-mandated clothing restrictions in Islamic countries. (Click on screenshot). In March the murderous crown prince Mohammed bin Salman decreed that the traditional abaya, a full-length covering gown, was no longer required wear for women in public, and could be replaced […]

INTRODUCTION TO INVENSTMENT BANKING. — THE I BANKER

An Investment banking is a financial intermediary that performs variety of services. Investment banks specialize in large and complex financial transactions. It acts as a broker or financial advisor for institutional clients. The investment banks are paid fees for their services. Professionals who work for investment banks have careers like financial advisors, traders or sales […] […]

I Applied to 200 Jobs and All I Got Was This Moderate-Severe Depression — Bertha Mason’s Attic

“And when everything else is gone, you can be rich in loss.” – Rebecca Solnit, A Field Guide to Getting Lost About Me, Your Friendly Neighborhood Millennial: I was your garden-variety smart kid, shuffled through GATE programs of every type from kindergarten onward. In sixth grade, I left the classroom in the afternoons to […] via […]

Did The IMF Reveal That Cryptocurrency Is The New World Order End-Game? — peoples trust toronto

  Authored by Brandon Smith via Alt-Market.com, There are two kinds of globalist schemes: First, there are the schemes they spring on the public out of nowhere haphazardly in the hopes that the speed of the event along with some shock and awe will confuse the masses and make them psychologically pliable. This strategy loses […]

Trudeau Quietly Approves $10.5 Billion Corporate Tax Cut To Compete With Trump — peoples trust toronto

  Maybe President Trump had a point when he blasted his Canadian counterpart, Justin Trudeau, for being “very dishonest and weak.” Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who earlier this year survived an embarrassing #MeToo scandal when a woman accused him of groping her at a party, is once again following President Trump’s lead by imposing […]